Curcumin is a polyphenol derived
from the plant Curcuma Longa that induces apoptotic
cell death in malignant cancer cell lines.
Study results show turmeric proved to be an effective anti-mutagen in smokers.
“Turmeric is an excellent natural antibiotic, while at the same time it strengthens
digestion and helps improve intestinal flora. As such it is a good antibacterial for
those chronically weak or ill. It not only purifies the blood, but also warms it and
stimulates formation of new blood tissue.
Turmeric gives the energy of the Divine Mother and grants prosperity. It is effective
for cleansing the chakras (nadi-shodhana)and purifying the channels of the subtle body.
It helps stretch the ligaments and is, therefore, good for the practice of hatha yoga.
Turmeric promotes proper metabolism in the body, correcting both excesses and deficiencies. It aids in the digestion of protein.
Current statistics show that 98% of all diseases are controlled by a molecule called
NF-Kappa B, a powerful protein that promotes abnormal inflammatory response in the body.
Excess of NF-Kappa B can lead to Cancer, Arthritis, and a wide range of other diseases.
Studies show that curcumin subdues NF-Kappa B, meaning that it may work to prevent
nearly all diseases afflicting our world today!
Research has shown that our skin absorbs nutrients and chemicals more effectively than eating.
“Turmeric is an excellent natural antibiotic, while at the same time it strengthens digestion and helps improve intestinal flora. As such it is a good antibacterial for those chronically weak or ill. It not only purifies the blood, but also warms it and stimulates formation of new blood tissue.
Thanks to the remarkable oxidizing power of Turmeric essential oil, it is also called the "oil of youth".
researchers found that curcumin — a chemical found in
curry and turmeric — may help the immune system clear the brain of amyloid beta, which form the plaques found in Alzheimer's
in the Oct. 9 issue of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease,
the early laboratory findings may lead to a new approach in treating
Alzheimer's disease by enhancing the natural function of the immune system
using curcumin, known for its anti-inflammatory and
anti-oxidant properties.July 15, 2009
Turmeric Prevents Experimental Rheumatoid Arthritis, Bone
Daily — An
ancient spice, long used in traditional Asian medicine, may hold promise for
the prevention of both rheumatoid arthritis and osteoporosis, according to a
recently completed study at The University of Arizona College of Medicine.
MD Anderson's clinical study states Turmeric
is difficult for the body to absorb, but when taken with simple black pepper (pipperine is a component of black pepper) its absorption
rate is increased 1000 fold, or there about.
Laboratory Study Shows Turmeric May Have
herb commonly used in curry powders, mustards, and cheeses—may protect bones
against osteoporosis, according to a recent laboratory study published in the Journal
of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.
The enormous health benefits of turmeric are positive and many, but what about the side effects?
In general, turmeric is considered safe even at higher doses. However, turmeric does have some contraindications.
It should be used with caution by people with gallstones, stomach ulcers, or bile duct obstruction as turmeric may exacerbate these conditions.
Turmeric can be a uterine stimulant, so pregnant women should consult with a doctor before taking turmeric during pregnancy.
People with serious liver or heart conditions should also consult with a doctor before taking turmeric supplements.
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prevent any disease.
Consult your health care professional about any
serious disease or injury. Do not attempt to self-diagnose or prescribe any natural
substances such as essential oils for serious health conditions that require professional